UCSD Track & Field BIO
 Ellexi Snover

USTFCCCA All-Region (4x400 relay) ... UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (3/30) ... Finished 16th in the javelin at the NCAA Championship with a throw of 134'4" ... Represented UCSD at the CCAA Championships in the 200, finishing in sixth with a time of 25.36 … Member of the UCSD 4x100 relay team that ran 47.86 at the CCAA Championships, finishing in fourth … Member of the third place 4x400 relay team that ran 3:49.83 at the CCAA Championships … Finished fourth in javelin at the CCAA Championships after throwing a distance of 38.19 … Had an individual win in javelin with a throw of 143’5” at the Aztec Invitational, currently the fourth best throw in UCSD history… Recorded another individual victory in javelin with a throw of 140’9” in the All-UC Championships … Member of the 4x100 relay team that won in a time of 48.01 at the San Diego Collegiate Challenge. 

CCAA All-Academic ... Was part of three winning relay teams ... Won the 4x400 as the third leg at Rossi Relays (2/22) and the 4x400 as the third leg at the San Diego Challenge (3/15) ... Won the 4x100 as the third leg at the Soka Peace Invitational (4/19) ... Threw 123'6" in the javelin at the Soka Peace Invitational.

Finished with the second-best time for the Tritons in the 200 meters, running 25.39 at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational ... Had the second-best time in the 400 meters, as well as a personal best, finishing with a time of 58.25 in second place at the CCAA Championships ... Competed in the 4x100 relay, clocking a time of 50.32 at the All-UC Meet ... As the third leg in the 4x400 relay, her team ran a 3:50.52 at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational.

Placed fourth in her heat and 29th overall in the 400 meters at the Aztec Invitational, running a personal-best time of 1:04.64 ... Had best relay races of the season during the meet against Cal Poly Pomona and Claremont-Mudd-Scripps ... As the second leg in the 4x400 relay, UCSD won the race to clock in at a time of 3:54.49, a season-best time of a team for which she ran a leg ... Granted redshirt after season-ending surgery. 

A 2011 graduate of Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana ... Four-time all-league (2008-11) ... Both all-county and All-CIF her senior year (2011) ... League champions for three consecutive years (2009-11) as well as CIF champions and 4x400 CIF champion during senior year (2011) ... Two-time MVP with the Monarchs ... Ran a personal-best time of 12.51 in the 100 to finish third overall at the Trinity League Prelims as a senior (2011) ... Won the 200 in a personal-best time of 24.93 at the CIF-SS - Division II Prelims before placing fifth at the CIF-SS Divisional Finals (25.05) as a senior (2011) ... Was the third leg of the first-place 4x100-relay team at the CIF-SS D-II Prelims, clocking in at a team-best 47.98 during her senior year (2011) ... Also ran third leg of winning team for the Monarchs in the 4x400 relay at the CIF-SS Divisional Finals, where the race was won in a team-record time of 3:50.22 as a senior (2011) ... Best mark in the long jump was a leap of 14'2" at the Asics Eagle Invitational to place eighth overall as a senior (2011) ... Also competed on the MDHS soccer team.

Born Jan. 14, 1993 in Orange ... Parents are Jim Snover and Donna Taylor ... Has a younger sister named Jada and a younger brother named Jace ... Computer science with specialization in biometrics major at Sixth College ... Has plans of becoming a software engineer ... Breaking school record in come-from-behind fashion to win the 2011 CIF finals in the 4x400 relay is her most memorable track and field moment ... Lists scuba diving, hiking and skiing among her hobbies ... Fan of Michigan football ... Allyson Felix is her favorite athlete ... Loves cats ... Pride and Prejudice is her favorite movie ... Loves to eat mangoes ... Jesus Christ and her parents are her greatest influences.

2015 NCAA Division II Championships
Javelin - 134'4" (Finals) - 16th Place

Position: Sprints/Throws
Year: Redshirt Senior
City/State: Villa Park, CA
High School: Mater Dei HS
College: Sixth
Major: Computer Science
Experience: 3 Letters
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